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Ecuador: Gang-ruled prisons, assassinated politicians and a drug lord's killing
As the ongoing crime wave in Ecuador shows no signs of abating, Annette Idler, Associate Professor in Global Security and Director of the Minerva Global Security Programme, says the problem cannot be solved by Ecuador alone; there needs to be a regional approach with investment in development, sustainability and building capacity across multiple countries.
Britain’s government wastes time — not money
Thomas Elston's 'one-shot-bias' concept is referenced to demonstrate how ambitious UK Ministers tend to overlook everyday management challenges in pursuit of radical new reforms, resulting in a misallocation of civil servants' time.
UK allocates £13m to boost use of artificial intelligence in healthcare
Heywood Fellow Jonathan Black, along with Matt Clifford, chief executive of Entrepreneur First, will lead efforts to bring together AI leaders, companies and experts from across the world for the first international summit on the responsible deployment of AI, hosted by the UK.
Some lessons Northern Ireland could take from the Basque Country
Referencing the Government Outcomes Lab paper 'Turnaround Cities: Spanish Case Study Insights from the Basque Country & Bilbao’, this op-ed proposes lessons for economic development that Northern Ireland could learn from the Basque Country.
Letter: Climate adaptation is no job for private investors
In response to the FT article 'The green transition won’t happen without financing for developing countries', Paul Collier argues that aid agencies must foot the bill for climate adaptation in low-income countries, leaving the mitigation agenda to the private sector.